Other Primary Headache

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Migraine
Sinus Headache

Sinus Headache A sinus headache is a headache caused by a clogged sinus cavity that is sometimes confused with migraine. When a sinus becomes inflamed, usually as the result of an allergic reaction or an infection, the result is a deep, dull ache...[read more]

Migraine
Benign Exertional Headache

Benign exertional headache is brought on by intense physical exercise, including sexual activity. Pain is moderate to severe and generally lasts from a few minutes to an hour.   Return to Other...[read more]

Migraine
Caffeine Withdrawal Headache

A throbbing headache caused by the dilation of the blood vessels once the constrictive effects of caffeine are no longer present. It can occur about twelve hours after the last cup of coffee was consumed and is often experienced at...[read more]

Migraine
Ice Cream Headache

A pain condition in the roof of the mouth caused by eating ice-cream - or other cold food - too quickly. Many migraine sufferers can recall experiencing this early in childhood, long before their migraine was diagnosed. Ice-cream headache is thought...[read more]

Other Primary Headache

More From This Section:

Migraine
Sinus Headache

Sinus Headache A sinus headache is a headache caused by a clogged sinus cavity that is sometimes confused with migraine. When a sinus becomes inflamed, usually as the result of an allergic reaction or an infection, the result is a deep, dull ache...[read more]

Migraine
Benign Exertional Headache

Benign exertional headache is brought on by intense physical exercise, including sexual activity. Pain is moderate to severe and generally lasts from a few minutes to an hour.   Return to Other...[read more]

Migraine
Caffeine Withdrawal Headache

A throbbing headache caused by the dilation of the blood vessels once the constrictive effects of caffeine are no longer present. It can occur about twelve hours after the last cup of coffee was consumed and is often experienced at...[read more]

Migraine
Ice Cream Headache

A pain condition in the roof of the mouth caused by eating ice-cream - or other cold food - too quickly. Many migraine sufferers can recall experiencing this early in childhood, long before their migraine was diagnosed. Ice-cream headache is thought...[read more]